Congolese Refugees Find Hope In Katwe

Is this a God given doorway to the Congo? When we met Mr. Museme Opolo and his wife, Louise Baguma. they welcomed us to their home and were every excited to meet some Ugandan’s who are good. Many of the Congolese refugees living in Katwe were suspicious of us when we were registering families for Manna Ministry. They thought we were con-men … [Read more...]

Sharing Christ In The Marketplace

We had an amazing time on the Uganda, Congo border in February. There is a very real hunger among the people for the Gospel of Jesus Christ. The people know religion. Religious symbols are every where, but they do not know Jesus Christ personally. They are much like Nicodemus in John 3. Religious. Searching. But without a real relationship with … [Read more...]

Rebel Soldier Ministry In DR Congo Featured In The Baptist Press

The Baptist Press has just featured the work IMFC has sponsored among the rebel soldiers operating in eastern Congo with IMB missionary Rusty Pugh! It is a great story with awesome pictures–except the last one. The one of Rusty. Just kidding! Rusty and Debbie Pugh have become precious friends of mine. I have the greatest respect for him and … [Read more...]

Rebel Soldiers, IDP Camp Church Congo And God’s Grace

Could you forgive someone who killed a family member of yours, raped your wife, kidnapped your child and turned him into a rebel soldier? Be hard wouldn’t it? But many people are faced with that dilemma. The picture above comes from a church in an IDP camp outside Goma, DR Congo. These people have fled from the rebel soldiers. They have been … [Read more...]

Volcano Erupts Near Goma

Rusty Pugh, IMB missionary, sent me this picture. We were in Goma in December 2008 to train the pastors who are working with the rebel soldiers in the mountains outside the city. These mountains were calm at the time, but the threat of volcanic eruption is always real. The city of Goma is covered with lava from past volcanic eruptions. Just … [Read more...]

2009: A Banner Year!

Hard to believe that 2009 is 16 days (counting today) from being history! But it is. As we head into 2010, we are facing economic, political and spiritual storms of enormous magnitude in our country. My hope for my family and IMFC for 2010 and beyond is rooted in the scriptures! Proverbs 10:25 says, “When the storm has swept by, the … [Read more...]

Grace Stories From Soldiers In DR Congo

I haven't posted much lately from the ministry among the rebel soldiers outside Goma, DR Congo, but incredible life-change is happening. I Just received the October report from Pastor Pascal. The teams of pastors went out to the soldier camps the first two weeks in October. Forty-nine (49) soldiers prayed to receive Christ as their Lord and … [Read more...]

“Clean” Drinking Water Coming Soon To Kinshasa!

IMFC has had the privilege of working with Rusty Pugh in Goma ministering to Rebel soldiers. Now, we get to help in Kinshasa. The Project: Bring "Clean" Drinking Water to Kinshasa AND the Gospel of Jesus Christ! Here is the plan. Rusty is building a water filter plant in Kinshasa to produce ceramic water filters that will be given to people … [Read more...]